On Friday, I posted the video Quilt Clothes Must Die. Libby wrote:
"I made a quilted maternity dress (wish I had a picture) but I quilted the fabric in the skirt myself! It was winter and all I had on hand was cotton."
That rang a bell for me. I have a file with the heading "calicos". The reason it rang a bell for me was there was a fashion trend in the early 1950s. Quilted skirts were referred to as "calico quilts" and quite popular: